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Welcome to Chilkoot ...

Chilkoot is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Chilkoot lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Chilkoot and travel east, you will leave Alaskan Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Chilkoot lies within the (907) area code.

Communities near Chilkoot ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chilkoot.

  • Haines
  • Port Chilkoot - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Chilkoot
    • Port Chilkoot was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Chilkoot
  • Mud Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mud Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mud Bay
    • Mud Bay lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Chilkoot
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mud Bay
  • Skagway
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chilkat
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilkat
      • Chilkat lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Chilkoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilkat
    • Dyea - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyea
      • Dyea was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Chilkoot
    • Klukwan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Klukwan have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Klukwan
      • Klukwan lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Chilkoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Klukwan
    • Wells
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wells
      • Wells lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Chilkoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
    • Covenant Life
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covenant Life have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covenant Life
      • Covenant Life lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Chilkoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covenant Life
    • Mosquito Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosquito Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosquito Lake
      • Mosquito Lake lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of Chilkoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosquito Lake

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chilkoot. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chilkoot.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chilkoot. See our Newspapers Page for Chilkoot.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chilkoot ...

Looking for more information about Chilkoot? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Chilkoot, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chilkoot.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chilkoot. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chilkoot - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chilkoot) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chilkoot. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chilkoot

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chilkoot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.3248, Longitude: -135.5420    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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